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Government ethics chief blasts Trump on business separation plan

The director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter M. Shaub had strong words for President-elect Donald Trump and his plan to avoid business conflicts of interest. At a Brookings Institution event, he called the plan "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

Government ethics chief blasts Trump

The director of the Office of Government Ethics blasted Donald Trump's plan to separate himself from his business interests as "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 11th, 2017

Government ethics chief blasts Trump over plans for business

The director of the Office of Government Ethics is blasting President-elect Donald Trump's plan to avoid conflicts of interest as "wholly inadequate.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 11th, 2017

Walter Shaub blasts Trump"s conflicts

Speaking at an event in January, the director of the Office of Government Ethics Walter M. Shaub had strong words for Donald Trump and his plan to avoid business conflicts of interest......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 6th, 2017

Legal experts: Trump"s business plan falls short

President-elect Donald Trump is keeping ownership of his businesses while handing management over to his adult sons. Legal experts, including the government ethics chief, have slammed Trump's plan......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2017

Legal experts: Trump"s business plan falls short

President-elect Donald Trump is keeping ownership of his businesses while handing management over to his adult sons. Legal experts, including the government ethics chief, have slammed Trump's plan......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJan 12th, 2017

Did Sarah Huckabee Sanders Break Law With Jemele Hill Statement? Former Government Ethics Chief Weighs In

This is hardly the first time Walter Shaub has called out unethical behavior from team Trump......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 13th, 2017

Trump Considered Business With the Russian Government in 1987, and Newsweek Met Him in Moscow

Newsweek’s former Moscow bureau chief reflects on her experience interviewing Trump in Russia 30 years ago......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 28th, 2017

Outgoing Ethics Chief Says Country Is "Pretty Close To A Laughingstock" Under Trump

The outgoing director of the federal government's ethics office has decided to seize his 15 minutes of fame on his way out the door by sitting down for an interview with the New Yor.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 18th, 2017

Outgoing ethics chief urges Trump to stop visiting his properties

The outgoing head of the Office for Government Ethics has a message for President Trump: Don't visit your own properties while you're in office......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 17th, 2017

White House blasts ethics chief on his way out the door

Pool/Getty ImagesThe White House blasted the outgoing head of the Office of Government Ethics, Walter Shaub, just days before he's set to leave the post. The White House's statement, provided to The New .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2017

Government ethics chief who clashed with Trump abruptly resigns

The head of the Office of Government Ethics — the government body which provides ethics oversight of the White House and executive branch — abruptly resigned Thursday. Walter Shaub, who was appointed to lead OGE by Preside.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2017

Trump saw a massive jump in royalties for "The Art of the Deal"

AP Photo/Eric SchultzPresident Donald Trump's financial disclosure forms released by the US Office of Government Ethics on Friday show that Trump's business empire netted mixed returns in the run-up .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 17th, 2017

Office of Government Ethics says Steve Bannon"s waiver to speak with Breitbart is "problematic"

Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesThe Office of Government Ethics said in a letter to Democratic senators this week that the Trump administration's blanket ethics waiver applicable to White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 15th, 2017

Elizabeth Warren and Democratic senators demand Steve Bannon reveal details about communications with Breitbart

Mark Wilson/Getty ImagesA group of Democratic senators, including Massachusetts' Elizabeth Warren, want to know whether Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's chief strategist and former Breitbart News chairman, violated government ethics rules when.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 20th, 2017

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Still Benefiting From Business Empire, Filings Show

The White House released ethics filings from President Trump’s daughter and son-in-law and released details of a plan devised to avoid conflicts of interest......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 31st, 2017

The percentage of Americans who think government will make business great explodes to a record high under Trump

Mark Wallheiser/Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump has made a record percentage of consumers believe that the government is great for business. Torsten Sløk, chief international economist at Deutsche B.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2017

Trump"s Ex-Campaign Chief Paul Manafort Had Plan to "Greatly Benefit" Putin"s Government

An investigation by the Associated Press cites a memo written by Manafort......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 22nd, 2017

"We like having our name on our buildings": Eric Trump blasts "maddening" stories of Trump-Russia business ties

Fox NewsPresident Donald Trump's son, Eric, vehemently dismissed claims that his father had business ties to Russian government officials in an interview Sunda.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 19th, 2017

Ethics experts rap Trump for rapping Nordstrom

Again taking to Twitter to bash a business, President Trump attacked the Nordstrom department store chain Wednesday for dropping daughter Ivanka's fashion line, drawing criticism for mixing government and his family's business interests. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 8th, 2017

Obama Ethics Rule Unenforced in Trump White House

Still-valid regulation bars federal officials from participating in government business affecting their former employers for their first two years......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 28th, 2017